Fine Ship Models and Nautical Art
News In September of 2017, Ed’s model of the Continental Navy sloop, Providence, took up residence at the Icon Galeria in Old Town Alexandria, VA to help promote the Tall Ship Providence Foundation’s program to acquire and restore the full scale replica of the Providence. Go to tallshipprovidence.org to learn more.
In May of 2018, Ed’s model of the Gunboat Philadelphia was sold to the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History as a gift from their Board of Directors to John Gray, their retiring Elizabeth MacMillan Executive Director.
Ed’s Ships is the place to find and purchase fine ship models and nautical art depicting the ships that helped to win America’s War of Independence. Ed’s Ships is owned and operated by the artist, Ed Cortez, who builds each ship model and draws or paints the pictures of the models. Located in Vero Beach, Florida, Ed’s Ships provides personalized nautical art, ship models, and model ship restoration services.
View and Learn About the Ship Models You can view the ship models in the Gallery, which also contains drawings, engravings, and paintings of some of the ships depicted by the models. In the Workshop, you can gain a better understanding of the model-making process by following the progress of several ship models as they are being built. On the History page, you can read about some of the people and events behind the ships of the Colonial and Revolutionary War periods.
Purchase a Ship Model If you wish to purchase or commission a model, drawing, or painting of a historic Revolutionary War ship, go to the Contact page, where you’ll find several ways to contact me. You should also read Ships and Their Models (in the Workshop), where you’ll find information about how to choose the right model for your home, office, or business. Or just click on my email address, below, and I can help you personally.
Learn More About the Revolutionary War Period and Its Ships Explore other links to learn more about the Revolutionary War and its ships. Events will show you pictures of past events and announce future events that will add to your enjoyment of the history of the ships depicted by the models and the drawings.
Ed’s Ships is located in Vero Beach, Florida and can be reached at email@example.com
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